It is a tale of two cities, and a tale of mis-perceptions. One city is rich and well off and healthy, while the other city is dirt poor, with residents dying from the food, poor services, and even...
I am pleased to stand before you and present a summary of my latest submission on this subject. The submission itself is about 20 pages long with 30 Appendices, providing documentary backing for all...

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My friend and colleague Sonala Olumhense recently offered a prayer for ex-President Olusegun Obasanjo. He wished for the man to live long in order to get a true measure of how Nigerians regard him.
Two weeks ago, I joined the call on Vice-President Goodluck Jonathan to declare his assets, and to make that declaration public in the manner of President Umaru Yar’Adua.
By September 21, this year, it will be exactly two years that the former Executive Director of the human rights advocacy body, the Civil Liberties Organisation, CLO, Mr. Chima Ubani died in a ghastly...
A British High Court in London yesterday froze assets belonging to Chief James Onafefe Ibori, the former governor of Delta State.
 Herbert Macaulay, a Nigerian and Mahatma Gandhi, an Indian, shared a couple of traits. Apart from fighting for the independence of their countries, both men groomed leaders who would carry on from...
Dr. Sam Egwu, former governor of Ebonyi State, shares certain traits with the late Iraqi dictator, Saddam Hussein. Apart from his moustache that is so luxuriant that an eagle could land on it, Egwu...
  1st House Nigerians would never have it full when it comes to the rapacious instinct of the men and women who are now determining the destiny of the...
A few days ago, I had a charged mini-debate with a relative concerning Nigeria’s political quandary. Remarking on my insistence that the April elections were too marred to be deemed legitimate...
from The Guardian What is Nigeria best-known for?  I could say: contributions to science and technology.  Or her revolutionary development strides.  Or her leadership of the African continent.  Or...
Succour came the way of former governors Orji Uzor Kalu (Abia) and Saminu Turaki (Jigawa) this morning as a Federal High Court in Abuja granted them bail. Both former governors are currently standing...
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has arrested the accountant general of Ebonyi State, Mr. Linus Chidi Nwankwo over corruption and fraud in the South Eastern State.
The former governor of Bayelsa State, Diepreye Solomon Peters Alamieyeseigha who had been under EFCC custody for close to two years, earlier today pleaded guilty to charges of corruption and money...